Mit dem Förderprogramm MAX KADE fördert die Max Kade Foundation in New York Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler (bis max. 10 Jahre nach der Promotion) aus allen Bereichen der Forschung, die einen Forschungsaufenthalt in den USA durchführen wollen.

Jedes Jahr können bis zu acht Stipendien vergeben werden.

Bewilligungen 2021

Bewilligungen 2021

Lukas Altenburger, Projekttitel: Mapping the Chemokine Landscape of Whole Tumors to Uncover Immune Niches and Novel Targets for Immunotherapy, Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases,  Massachusetts General Hospital

Stella Lange, Projekttitel: Frames of Precarity in (Post-)Migrant Theatre and Cinema (1990–2020), Department of Comparative Literature, Harvard University

Paul Lichtenegger, Projekttitel: Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation and Phototherapy for the Treatment of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in a Porcine Model of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital

Lavinia Rech, Projekttitel: Pathophysiological Mechanism for the Development of Endocardial Fibroelastosis (EFE) through Endothelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition (EndMT) in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS), Department of Cardiac Surgery, Boston Children’s Hospital

Robert Spindler, Projekttitel: Outsiders, Lawbreakers, Apostates, Witches: Figures of Transgression in English and American Broadside Ballads (1550–1800), Department of English – The Early Modern Center, University of California at Santa Barbara

Ambra Stefani, Projekttitel: 7T Structural and Functional MRI during REM Sleep in REM Sleep Behavior Disorder (RBD) and Correlations with REM Sleep without Atonia: New Insights into RBD Pathophysiology, Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School



Bewilligungen 2020

Bewilligungen 2020

Konstantin Krychtiuk, Projekttitel: A Strategic Community Intervention to Improve Cardiac Arrest Survival, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University

Felix Mayer, Projekttitel: Targeting Presynaptic Kappa Opioid Receptors to Normalize Molecular, Physiological and Behavioral Phenotypes in Mice Engineered to Express the ADHD and Autism-Associated Dopamine Transporter Coding Variant Val559, Department of Biomedical Science, Florida Atlantic University

Matthias Neuner, Projekttitel: Gradient-Enhanced Micropolar Theory for Cohesive-Frictional Materials, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University

Ralf Schmidt, Projekttitel:  Investigation of TGF-beta-mediated T-cell Dysfunction to Improve Cancer Therapie,s Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of California, San Francisco

Thomas Schweigler, Projekttitel: Beating the Standard Quantum Limit to Measure Time more Accurately JILA – Joint Institute of University of Colorado at Boulder and National Institute of Standards and Technology, University of Colorado, Boulder


Bewilligungen 2019

Bewilligungen 2019

Julia Sophie Dworan, Projekttitel: A Comparative Interspecies Investigation into Bone Mechanobiology: Potential Implications for Dental Implant Research,Department for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Stanford University School of Medicine

Alain Ndayisaba, Projekttitel: The Role of α-Synuclein in iPSC-Based Models of MSA, Ann Romney Center for Neurological Diseases, Harvard Medical School

Jörg Paetzold, Projekttitel: Health of Elderly Parents and their Children's Labor Market Activity and Well-being, Department of Economics, University of California, Berkeley

Patrick Michael Pilz, Projekttitel: Mediators of Systemic Inflammation and Heart Failure Risk in the Community, Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine

Veronica Tona, Projekttitel: Nucleophile-terminated Nickel-catalyzed Heck Cascades, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles


Bewilligungen 2018

Bewilligungen 2018

Josef Fritz, Projekttitel: Mediation Analysis in Circadian Epidemiology
Department of Integrative Physiology, University of Colorado, Boulder

Marion Mussbacher,Projekttitel: Role of Anergic B Cells in Atherosclerosis
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Cell Biology, Eastern Virginia Medical School

Krishna Mohan Padmanabha Das, Projekttitel: Development of Small-Molecule Inhibitors Targeting Activator-Mediator Interactions in Fungal Multidrug Resistance
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School

Jan Pencik, Projekttitel: STAT3 and LKB1 Cooperate to Suppress mTORC1-Dependent Cancer Metabolic Reprogramming
Molecular and Cell Biology Laboratory, Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Alexander Pfeiffer,Projekttitel: Blockchain Technologies and Their Impact on Game-Based Education and Learning Assessment
Comparative Media Studies / Writing (CMS),MIT – Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Bewilligungen 2017

Bewilligungen 2017

Ludmila Bogdan, Projekttitel: Consequences of Globalization: Migration and Human Trafficking
Department of Sociology, Harvard University

Romana Gerner, Projekttitel: Siderophore-Antibiotic Conjugates as a Selective Strategy to Combat Gram-Negative Infections
Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego

Clemens Grünsteidl, Projekttitel: Manipulation of Lamb Wave Propagation by Diffractive Elements Implemented in Plates
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder

Jürgen Hartler, Projekttitel:  High-Throughput Structural Identification of Sphingolipids in Biological Material Using Software Aided Analysis of MS/MS Data
Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego

Roland Schroll, Projekttitel: Consumer-Generated Brands: Evidence and Implications
Department of Marketing, Babson College

Bewilligungen 2016

Bewilligungen 2016

Raul Bermejo, Projekttitel: Processing of bio-inspired layered ceramic composite materials with tailored microstructures
Materials Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University

Heying Duan, Projekttitel: 18F FPPRGD2 - a novel radiotracer for imaging of renal cell carcinoma and early targeted therapy evaluation
Department of Radiology, Stanford University

Johannes Fessler, Projekttitel: Regulation of Th17/Treg balance and Th17 pathogenicity
Center for Immunologic Diseases, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Thomas Hill, Projekttitel: The pathology and host response of Drosophila innubila Nudivirus
Department of Molecular Biosciences, University of Kansas

Gabriel Rojas-Kopeinig, Projekttitel: Assessing particle filtration for low energy housing
Energy Technologies Area, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories

Simone Schüller, Projekttitel: Characterizing age-dependent global molecular responses to licensed adjuvanted vaccines to inform age-specific vaccine development
Boston Children's Hospital, Division of Infectious Diseases, Harvard Medical School

Livia Tomova, Projekttitel: Effects of acute stress on neural patterns underlying social cognition
Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT


Bewilligungen 2015

Bewilligungen 2015

Pelin Berik, Projekttitel: Design and Analysis of a Lead-free d36 In-plane Shear-based Piezoelectric Torsion Transducer
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, North Carolina State University

Bernhard Hofko, Projekttitel: Advanced Durability Assessment of Asphalt Mixtures
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis

Benjamin Vyssoki, Projekttitel: Impact of genotypic variation on the functional connectivity between subgenual cortex and HPA axis in major depression
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine

Gianna Zocco, Projekttitel: The Old World as Fiction: Uses of Europe in African American Literature
Department of English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University

Bewilligungen 2014

Bewilligungen 2014

Thomas Gremmel, Projekttitel: Synergistic Inhibition of Both Platelet Adenosine Diphosphate Receptors as Novel Approach to Prevent Detrimental Platelet Aggregation
Center for Platelet Research Studies, Harvard Medical School

Valentin Seidler, Projekttitel: Bureaucrats, Transplant Effect and Institutional Quality
Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton University